WWE & OSN Partner on New Arabic Show


WWE and OSN have inked an agreement that will see WWE Wal3ooha, an all-new localized Arabic show, premiere on OSN Sports Action 1 HD this week.

WWE Wal3ooha is slated to premiere this Thursday, May 4, at 8 p.m. on OSN Sports Action 1 HD, with repeats across the weekend, as well as anywhere, anytime access via OSN Play and OSN On Demand. The weekly show sees presenters Moein Al Bastaki and Nathalie Mamo deliver exclusive interviews and highlights from the week’s key matches to WWE fans in the region. The partnership between OSN and WWE provides exclusive access to WWE superstars and features big stories from Raw, SmackDown and pay-per-view events, including WrestleMania and SummerSlam, that will be specifically curated with localized Arabic WWE content for the region.

OSN and WWE have been broadcast partners since 2000.

Martin Stewart, the CEO of OSN, said, “Reaffirming our position as the region’s premier entertainment network, OSN is proud to be part of creating and delivering another unique and exclusive show for the region. Providing even more value to our viewers and catering to WWE’s loyal fan base here in the Middle East, the show is about sharing the passion of WWE. WWE Wal3ooha will relive the best action from the week gone by, in another one-of-a-kind program for fans only on OSN.”

“We are excited to partner with OSN to bring our passionate fans original and localized content featuring their favorite WWE Superstars,” commented Stephanie McMahon, WWE’s chief brand officer. “WWE Wal3ooha provides a new destination for our fans in the Middle East to enjoy WWE’s unique blend of action-packed, family-fun entertainment.”